Iowa Advisory Council on Automated Transportation

Iowa Advisory Council on Automated Transportation

The Iowa Advisory Council on Automated Transportation is intended to increase roadway safety, personal mobility, and freight movement within the state of Iowa by advancing highly automated vehicle technologies. The Council shall provide guidance, recommendations, and strategic oversight of automated transportation activities in the state.

Vision statement

To create an AV-ready driving environment in Iowa for the safe movement of people
and freight for a thriving Iowa economy.

Mission statement

Lead, coordinate, and enable the advancement of automated transportation
systems in Iowa.


Council meetings will be held three times per year. Subcommittee or other additional meetings are scheduled upon request of the Council members. The Council Chair will lead the meetings. The University of Iowa will support all efforts of the meetings, including development of the agenda and minutes. Meetings will be convened at mutually agreeable locations determined by the Chair and members.

Next meeting

April 18, 2024 at 10:00 a.m.

Membership (as of March 2023)

American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators
Associated General Contractors of Iowa
Des Moines Area Community College
Des Moines Area MPO
Des Moines International Airport
Federal Highway Administration, Iowa Division
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Iowa Division
Freight Advisory Council
Highly Automated Systems Safety Center of Excellence, USDOT
Iowa Association of Business and Industry
Iowa Bicycle Coalition
Iowa Communications Network
Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship
Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Iowa Department of Revenue
Iowa Department of Transportation
Iowa Economic Development Authority
Iowa House of Representatives
Iowa Insurance Division
Iowa League of Cities
Iowa Motor Truck Association
Iowa Public Transit Association
Iowa Senate
Iowa State Association of Counties
Iowa State University
Iowa Workforce Development
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Region 7
Technology Association of Iowa
University of Iowa

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